The world’s best players of 3x3, an urban version of basketball that was recently added to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, are in the French city of Nantes for the 2017 FIBA 3x3 World Cup.

The five-day tournament will see the world’s best teams with three players each compete on a half court shooting at the same basket.

Al Jazeera's Paul Rhys reports from Nantes.

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